Elderly Willowvale woman kills 31 year-old man over money owed

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

A 58 year-old Willowvale woman is expected in Willowvale Magistrate’s Court on Monday after she was arrested by local police after she allegedly murdering a 31 year-old man over a debt.

According to Eastern Cape police, the man and the suspect were at a traditional ceremony at Ngxutyana village, in Busakwe locality, on Saturday night, when an arguement about money owed to the man ensued.

It was then that the woman allegedly drew out a knife and stabbed the man in the upper body. He died at the scene.

The suspect was arrested and the police recovered the knife that was used in the murder.